(TOY-1964) Toyota Tundra MX / SW Series Upper Grille Installation Details

(TOY-1964) Toyota Tundra MX / SW Series Upper Grille

Products : TOY1964B , TOY1964S , TOY1964SW

Install Step #1:
Our project Toyota Tundra in need of a custom GrillCraft Grille.
Install Step #2:
Remove the four bolts from the grille extension bracket as shown.
Install Step #3:
Remove the nuts located on the back side of the grille.
Install Step #4:
Remove the hood latch bolts.
Install Step #5:
Remove latch lever from grille as shown.
Install Step #6:
The hood release lever can just hang in place for now.
Install Step #7:
Pry the plastic grille cover using a small flat screwdriver.
Install Step #8:
Remove plastic grille shell trim.
Install Step #9:
Note: Bolts located under the plastic trim.
Install Step #10:
Remove bolts located on the top of the grille shell.
Install Step #11:
Remove grille shell from vehicle.
Install Step #12:
Here is the GrillCraft hood latch extension bracket included with grille kit.
Install Step #13:
Remove the hood latch bracket from the factory grille.
Install Step #14:
Removing hood latch bracket screws.
Install Step #15:
Removing hood latch bracket.
Install Step #16:
Note: Plastic nubs.
Install Step #17:
Remove the two plastic nubs using wire cutters.
Install Step #18:
Place latch extension bracket onto grille as shown.
Install Step #19:
Fasten latch extension bracket to factory grille as shown.
Install Step #20:
From the front side of grille scribe the extension bracket holes onto grille shell.
Install Step #21:
Cut the factory grille center bars off.
Install Step #22:
Removing factory grille center bars from the grille shell.
Install Step #23:
Here is the factory grille shell with the center bars removed.
Install Step #24:
Drill the two scribed holes for the extension bracket.
Install Step #25:
Mount extension bracket to grille shell.
Install Step #26:
Fasten extension bracket with supplied hardware.
Install Step #27:
Mount the factory latch bracket to the extension bracket as shown.
Install Step #28:
Place GrillCraft grille into grille shell opening.
Install Step #29:
Mark grille mounting tab center hole locations using a sharp scribe.
Install Step #30:
Drill 3/16 inch holes for Grille mounting screws.
Install Step #31:
Remove the grille shell metal support along bottom of grille shell.
Install Step #32:
Fasten GrillCraft grille to grille shell using supplied screws.
Install Step #33:
Note: A clearance notch will need to be made to the metal grille support in order to clear the grille screws. Scribe the screw location onto the metal support.
Install Step #34:
Drill 3/8 hole into metal support bracket.
Install Step #35:
A view of the 3/8 hole.
Install Step #36:
Cut the ends to create a notch as shown.
Install Step #37:
Install the metal support to grille shell the cut out notch will now clear grille screws.
Install Step #38:
Fasten support screws.
Install Step #39:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #40:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #41:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #42:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #43:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #44:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #45:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #46:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft SW Series(Woven Stainless Steel) upper mesh grille kit.
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2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Black)upper mesh grille kit.
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2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Black)upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #49:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Black)upper mesh grille kit.
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2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Black)upper mesh grille kit.
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2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Black)upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #52:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Silver)upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #53:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Silver)upper mesh grille kit.
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2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Silver)upper mesh grille kit.
Install Step #55:
2008 Toyota Tundra shown here with GrillCraft MX Series(Silver)upper mesh grille kit.

These installations steps pertain to the following vehicles:


Year Make Model Submodel Fitment Notes
2009 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2009 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2008 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Base N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra Limited N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 N / A